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Descriptor in English: Phytosterols
Descriptor in Spanish: Fitosteroles
Descriptor in Portuguese: Fitosteróis
Descriptor in French: Phytostérols
Entry term(s): Phytosteroid
Phytosteroids
Phytosterol
Plant Steroid
Plant Steroids
Plant Sterol
Plant Sterols
Steroid, Plant
Steroids, Plant
Sterol, Plant
Sterols, Plant
Tree number(s): D04.210.500.247.808.756
D10.570.938.795
D23.704.500
Scope note: A class of organic compounds known as sterols or STEROIDS derived from plants.
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
History Note: 73
DeCS UI: 11272
Descriptor UI: D010840
Date Established: 1973/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/12/09
Phytosterols - Preferred
Concept UI M0016830
Scope note A class of organic compounds known as sterols or STEROIDS derived from plants.
Preferred term Phytosterols
Entry term(s) Phytosteroid
Phytosteroids
Phytosterol
Plant Steroid
Plant Steroids
Plant Sterol
Plant Sterols
Steroid, Plant
Steroids, Plant
Sterol, Plant
Sterols, Plant



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